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Forthcoming Health & Society Books

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  1. Interventions for Working with Adolescent-to-Parent Abuse

    Edited by Amanda Holt

    ‘Adolescent-to-parent abuse’ is increasingly prevalent globally. Inverting how we normally understand power to operate in abusive relationships, it involves actors who cannot easily be categorised as victims or perpetrators, and often impacts families who are experiencing multiple stressors and...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Advanced Clinical Practice in HIV Care

    A Handbook for Nurses, Midwives and other Healthcare Practitioners

    Edited by Nathaniel Ault, Catrin Evans, Jane Bruton, Zoe Sheppard

    As medication and technology has improved, HIV is no longer a terminal illness. It is now considered a long-term condition and nursing is well placed to provide both care and management for people with HIV. This book is the definitive text for nurses working with this patient group at an advanced...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Experience of Institutionalisation

    Social Exclusion, Stigma and Loss of Identity

    By Jane Hubert

    Series: Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

    Based on ethnographic studies and individual narratives of the experience of institutionalisation, this book explores the lived experience of institutionalisation and the profound effects it has on the subsequent lives of those who return to life in the outside world. It also looks at the behaviour...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. International Perspectives on Support for Trafficked Women

    Developing a Model for Service Provision

    By Delia Rambaldini-Gooding

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    Human trafficking for the purpose of prostitution and sexual exploitation has received a great deal of attention at national and international policy level. However, most of the focus has been on the criminal aspects of human trafficking and crime prevention, with little more than rhetoric around...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Introducing the Social Sciences for Midwifery Practice

    Birthing in a Contemporary Society

    Edited by Patricia Lindsay, Ian Peate

    Birthing in Contemporary Society makes clear the links between social, anthropological and psychological concepts, midwifery practice and women’s experience of birth. Demonstrating how empathising with women and understanding the context in which they live can affect childbirth outcomes and...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Ignorance in Nursing and Health Care

    By Amelie Perron, Trudy Rudge

    Series: Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

    Ignorance is mostly framed as a void, a gap to be filled with appropriate knowledge. In nursing and health care, concerns about ignorance fuel searches for knowledge expected to bring certainty to care provision, preventing risk, accidents, or mistakes. This unique volume turns the focus on...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Health and Wellbeing in the Early Years

    An introductory guide

    By Sue Greenfield

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. How Ethical Systems Change: Abortion and Neonatal Care

    2nd Edition

    By Sheldon Ekland-Olson, Elyshia Aseltine

    Series: Framing 21st Century Social Issues

    Roe v. Wade came like a bolt from the blue, but support had been building for years. For many, the idea that life in the womb was not fully protected under the Constitution was simply not acceptable. Political campaigns were organized and protests launched, including the bombing of clinics and the...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Preservation of Memory

    Edited by Davide Bruno

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Psychology Press